Period
to 22 October 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VMware over the 6 months to 22 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within VMware, Inc.

VMware
England > South East
6 months to
22 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 35 44 35
Rank change year-on-year +9 -9 -13
Permanent jobs citing VMware 1,523 1,584 1,838
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 6.00% 5.44% 6.37%
As % of the Vendors category 14.32% 12.65% 13.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1,242 1,297 1,594
South East median annual salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.75% -5.88%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £66,250
England median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% -

VMware is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in the South East.

All Vendors
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 10,638 12,518 13,162
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 41.89% 42.96% 45.61%
Number of salaries quoted 8,172 9,954 10,483
South East median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

VMware
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing VMware as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for VMware in the South East

VMware
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VMware in the South East.

Salary trend for VMware in the South East

VMware
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VMware in the South East over the 6 months to 22 October 2019.

Salary histogram for VMware in the South East

VMware
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware within the South East region over the 6 months to 22 October 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +9 452 £37,500 -1.96% 99
Thames Valley -18 427 £41,500 -7.78% 98
Surrey +16 319 £45,000 - 58
Berkshire -16 287 £47,500 -4.04% 52
West Sussex +36 153 £48,000 +12.94% 18
Kent +4 86 £34,044 +0.13% 18
Buckinghamshire -22 82 £40,000 - 24
East Sussex +31 72 £41,750 +4.38% 10
Oxfordshire +9 57 £35,000 - 22
M4 Corridor +4 8 - -
Middlesex -7 5 £40,250 -5.29%
VMware
England

For the 6 months to 22 October 2019, IT jobs citing VMware also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South East region with a requirement for VMware.

1 996 (65.40%) VMware Infrastructure
2 988 (64.87%) Windows
3 713 (46.82%) Windows Server
4 663 (43.53%) Microsoft
5 629 (41.30%) Active Directory
6 509 (33.42%) Azure
7 494 (32.44%) Cisco
8 448 (29.42%) Hyper-V
9 445 (29.22%) Office 365
10 421 (27.64%) Linux
11 375 (24.62%) ITIL
12 372 (24.43%) Citrix
13 368 (24.16%) Firewall
14 366 (24.03%) AWS
15 326 (21.41%) Infrastructure Engineering
16 316 (20.75%) DNS
17 301 (19.76%) Windows Server 2012
18 279 (18.32%) Data Centre
19 264 (17.33%) DHCP
20 252 (16.55%) MS Exchange
21 240 (15.76%) WAN
22 225 (14.77%) SAN
23 222 (14.58%) Cisco Certification
24 217 (14.25%) PowerShell
24 217 (14.25%) Windows Server 2008
25 214 (14.05%) LAN
26 205 (13.46%) Microsoft Certification
27 203 (13.33%) Degree
28 197 (12.93%) Windows 10
29 194 (12.74%) SQL

VMware
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 252 (16.55%) MS Exchange
2 94 (6.17%) SharePoint
3 88 (5.78%) IIS
4 85 (5.58%) Exchange Server 2010
5 75 (4.92%) Exchange Server 2013
6 58 (3.81%) Skype for Business
7 19 (1.25%) OpenStack
8 18 (1.18%) Elasticsearch
9 17 (1.12%) Apache
10 15 (0.98%) Confluence
11 14 (0.92%) Oracle Workflow
12 13 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2007
13 12 (0.79%) SharePoint 2013
13 12 (0.79%) Tomcat
14 10 (0.66%) nginx
15 5 (0.33%) JBoss
15 5 (0.33%) SharePoint Server
16 4 (0.26%) Jetty
17 3 (0.20%) Apache Spark
17 3 (0.20%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 106 (6.96%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (0.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 5 (0.33%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (0.13%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (0.13%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.066%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 5 (0.33%) CA PPM
1 5 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (0.33%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 4 (0.26%) Cisco SocialMiner
3 2 (0.13%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.066%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 509 (33.42%) Azure
2 445 (29.22%) Office 365
3 366 (24.03%) AWS
4 77 (5.06%) IaaS
5 65 (4.27%) GCP
6 45 (2.95%) Cloud Computing
7 44 (2.89%) SaaS
8 43 (2.82%) PaaS
9 34 (2.23%) Azure Active Directory
10 17 (1.12%) AWS CloudFormation
11 13 (0.85%) OneDrive
12 8 (0.53%) Dynamics 365
12 8 (0.53%) GitHub
13 7 (0.46%) Azure ExpressRoute
13 7 (0.46%) Power Platform
14 6 (0.39%) Mimecast
14 6 (0.39%) PowerApps
15 4 (0.26%) Serverless
16 3 (0.20%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 3 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 368 (24.16%) Firewall
2 316 (20.75%) DNS
3 264 (17.33%) DHCP
4 240 (15.76%) WAN
5 225 (14.77%) SAN
6 214 (14.05%) LAN
7 191 (12.54%) TCP/IP
8 166 (10.90%) VPN
9 132 (8.67%) VoIP
10 90 (5.91%) VLAN
11 89 (5.84%) Wireless
12 63 (4.14%) Cisco ASA
13 62 (4.07%) Network Security
14 61 (4.01%) Internet
15 59 (3.87%) NAS
16 57 (3.74%) Wi-Fi
17 51 (3.35%) Skype
18 43 (2.82%) MPLS
19 42 (2.76%) Cisco Nexus
20 38 (2.50%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 189 (12.41%) SQL Server
2 43 (2.82%) MySQL
3 30 (1.97%) DB2
4 23 (1.51%) PostgreSQL
5 19 (1.25%) SQL Server 2008
5 19 (1.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 17 (1.12%) Oracle Database
6 17 (1.12%) Relational Database
6 17 (1.12%) SQL Server 2012
7 13 (0.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 13 (0.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 12 (0.79%) Azure SQL Database
8 12 (0.79%) NoSQL
9 10 (0.66%) Big Data
10 8 (0.53%) Data Warehouse
11 7 (0.46%) RDBMS
12 6 (0.39%) Amazon RDS
12 6 (0.39%) Hadoop
12 6 (0.39%) Oracle Database 10g
13 5 (0.33%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 48 (3.15%) Git (software)
2 32 (2.10%) MSI
3 27 (1.77%) JIRA
4 25 (1.64%) Jenkins
5 14 (0.92%) Team Foundation Server
5 14 (0.92%) Visual Studio
6 12 (0.79%) Visual Studio Team System
7 9 (0.59%) Mercurial
8 8 (0.53%) Selenium
9 6 (0.39%) GitLab
10 5 (0.33%) Maven
10 5 (0.33%) Octopus Deploy
10 5 (0.33%) Sonatype Nexus
10 5 (0.33%) Vagrant
11 4 (0.26%) Bitbucket
11 4 (0.26%) Chocolatey
11 4 (0.26%) TeamCity
11 4 (0.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 3 (0.20%) Gerrit
12 3 (0.20%) JUnit
General
1 140 (9.19%) Finance
2 74 (4.86%) Telecoms
3 54 (3.55%) Banking
4 53 (3.48%) German Language
4 53 (3.48%) Retail
5 48 (3.15%) Italian Language
6 45 (2.95%) Manufacturing
7 37 (2.43%) Marketing
8 29 (1.90%) Public Sector
9 21 (1.38%) Pharmaceutical
10 20 (1.31%) Aerospace
11 19 (1.25%) Military
12 15 (0.98%) Back Office
13 13 (0.85%) Online Betting
14 12 (0.79%) Electronics
15 10 (0.66%) Legal
16 8 (0.53%) Financial Institution
17 7 (0.46%) Law
18 6 (0.39%) Advertising
19 5 (0.33%) Billing
Job Titles
1 241 (15.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 186 (12.21%) IT Engineer
3 183 (12.02%) Support Engineer
4 165 (10.83%) Architect
5 151 (9.91%) Analyst
6 118 (7.75%) IT Support
7 111 (7.29%) Consultant
8 100 (6.57%) Support Analyst
9 94 (6.17%) Systems Engineer
10 86 (5.65%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 83 (5.45%) Network Engineer
12 78 (5.12%) Administrator
13 71 (4.66%) 2nd Line Support
13 71 (4.66%) IT Support Engineer
14 68 (4.46%) Systems Administrator
15 63 (4.14%) Cloud Engineer
16 60 (3.94%) 3rd Line Support
16 60 (3.94%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
17 59 (3.87%) Solutions Architect
17 59 (3.87%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (2.17%) LDAP
2 23 (1.51%) Web Services
3 22 (1.44%) JSON
4 20 (1.31%) HTML
5 19 (1.25%) .NET
6 13 (0.85%) CSS
7 12 (0.79%) LAMP
8 11 (0.72%) HTML5
8 11 (0.72%) X-Windows
9 9 (0.59%) RabbitMQ
10 8 (0.53%) jQuery
10 8 (0.53%) Middleware
10 8 (0.53%) REST
10 8 (0.53%) XML
11 7 (0.46%) SOAP
12 6 (0.39%) ActiveMQ
12 6 (0.39%) Java EE
12 6 (0.39%) SAP Basis
12 6 (0.39%) Software Packaging
12 6 (0.39%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 279 (18.32%) Data Centre
2 109 (7.16%) Public Cloud
3 107 (7.03%) Analytical Skills
4 95 (6.24%) Self-Motivation
5 73 (4.79%) Management Information System
6 49 (3.22%) Clustering
7 48 (3.15%) Replication
8 45 (2.95%) Private Cloud
9 43 (2.82%) Driving Licence
9 43 (2.82%) Hybrid Cloud
10 27 (1.77%) Linux Command Line
11 26 (1.71%) NHS
12 21 (1.38%) PKI
13 18 (1.18%) EMC VMAX
13 18 (1.18%) EMC VNX
13 18 (1.18%) VxBlock/Vblock
14 12 (0.79%) CMDB
15 11 (0.72%) Mainframe
16 10 (0.66%) Enterprise Storage
17 9 (0.59%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 988 (64.87%) Windows
2 713 (46.82%) Windows Server
3 421 (27.64%) Linux
4 301 (19.76%) Windows Server 2012
5 217 (14.25%) Windows Server 2008
6 197 (12.93%) Windows 10
7 131 (8.60%) Windows 7
8 117 (7.68%) Unix
9 73 (4.79%) Windows 8
10 47 (3.09%) CentOS
11 37 (2.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 28 (1.84%) Debian
13 26 (1.71%) Windows Server 2003
14 24 (1.58%) Ubuntu
15 22 (1.44%) Solaris
16 15 (0.98%) Apple iOS
16 15 (0.98%) Windows XP
17 13 (0.85%) Android
18 12 (0.79%) VMS
19 9 (0.59%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 375 (24.62%) ITIL
2 326 (21.41%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 185 (12.15%) Problem-Solving
4 136 (8.93%) Migration
5 126 (8.27%) Presales
6 117 (7.68%) Disaster Recovery
7 105 (6.89%) DevOps
8 104 (6.83%) Service Delivery
9 98 (6.43%) Agile Software Development
10 96 (6.30%) Project Delivery
11 82 (5.38%) Project Management
12 76 (4.99%) Business Continuity
13 70 (4.60%) Configuration Management
14 68 (4.46%) Mentoring
15 66 (4.33%) Storage Management
16 62 (4.07%) Cybersecurity
17 55 (3.61%) Service Management
18 50 (3.28%) Server Management
19 49 (3.22%) Information Security
20 48 (3.15%) Demand Generation
Programming Languages
1 217 (14.25%) PowerShell
2 194 (12.74%) SQL
3 103 (6.76%) Python
4 64 (4.20%) Java
5 57 (3.74%) Bash Shell
6 42 (2.76%) C
7 33 (2.17%) Ruby
8 30 (1.97%) Perl
9 27 (1.77%) JavaScript
10 21 (1.38%) Shell Script
11 16 (1.05%) C#
12 9 (0.59%) PHP
12 9 (0.59%) T-SQL
13 8 (0.53%) C++
14 7 (0.46%) AWK
14 7 (0.46%) Bourne shell
14 7 (0.46%) Korn
15 5 (0.33%) ABAP
15 5 (0.33%) Go
16 4 (0.26%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 222 (14.58%) Cisco Certification
2 205 (13.46%) Microsoft Certification
3 203 (13.33%) Degree
4 160 (10.51%) MCSE
5 145 (9.52%) Security Cleared
6 124 (8.14%) CCNA
7 94 (6.17%) CCNP
8 91 (5.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 87 (5.71%) SC Cleared
10 75 (4.92%) DV Cleared
11 60 (3.94%) CCIE
12 56 (3.68%) MCSA
13 39 (2.56%) TOGAF Certification
14 33 (2.17%) CCIE Routing and Switching
15 32 (2.10%) AWS Certification
16 30 (1.97%) CCIE Service Provider
17 24 (1.58%) MCITP
18 21 (1.38%) MCP
19 20 (1.31%) DBS Check
20 18 (1.18%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 74 (4.86%) SLA
2 33 (2.17%) GDPR
3 29 (1.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 27 (1.77%) PCI DSS
5 12 (0.79%) COBIT
6 11 (0.72%) Cyber Essentials
6 11 (0.72%) QA
7 8 (0.53%) ISO 9001
8 7 (0.46%) PMO
9 5 (0.33%) NIST
10 4 (0.26%) NCSC
10 4 (0.26%) RMADS
10 4 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 3 (0.20%) ISO 14001
11 3 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 20000
12 2 (0.13%) COSO
12 2 (0.13%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
12 2 (0.13%) DICOM
13 1 (0.066%) Data Quality
13 1 (0.066%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 996 (65.40%) VMware Infrastructure
2 629 (41.30%) Active Directory
3 448 (29.42%) Hyper-V
4 159 (10.44%) vSphere
5 130 (8.54%) VMware ESXi
6 74 (4.86%) Docker
7 67 (4.40%) XenDesktop
8 64 (4.20%) Virtual Machines
9 61 (4.01%) XenApp
10 58 (3.81%) vCloud
11 55 (3.61%) VMware NSX
12 37 (2.43%) Microsoft App-V
13 33 (2.17%) Virtual Servers
14 21 (1.38%) VMware Server
15 17 (1.12%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 16 (1.05%) Terminal Services
17 15 (0.98%) Firmware
17 15 (0.98%) VirtualBox
18 14 (0.92%) Terminal Server
19 11 (0.72%) LXC
Systems Management
1 147 (9.65%) SCCM
2 80 (5.25%) vCenter Server
3 59 (3.87%) SCOM
4 56 (3.68%) Ansible
5 53 (3.48%) Puppet
6 50 (3.28%) Terraform
7 48 (3.15%) WSUS
8 46 (3.02%) vRealize
9 40 (2.63%) Backup Exec
10 37 (2.43%) Microsoft Intune
11 36 (2.36%) NetBackup
12 35 (2.30%) Kubernetes
13 31 (2.04%) Nagios
14 29 (1.90%) IBM BigFix
14 29 (1.90%) Single Sign-On
15 24 (1.58%) SCVMM
16 22 (1.44%) EMC NetWorker
17 19 (1.25%) Microsoft Clustering
18 16 (1.05%) Tivoli Storage Manager
19 15 (0.98%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 663 (43.53%) Microsoft
2 494 (32.44%) Cisco
3 372 (24.43%) Citrix
4 189 (12.41%) HP
5 161 (10.57%) Dell
6 149 (9.78%) NetApp
7 141 (9.26%) EMC
8 113 (7.42%) Veeam
9 79 (5.19%) Oracle
10 74 (4.86%) Google
10 74 (4.86%) IBM
11 59 (3.87%) Aruba
12 58 (3.81%) SAP
13 54 (3.55%) Nimble Storage
14 46 (3.02%) Brocade
14 46 (3.02%) Juniper
15 45 (2.95%) ServiceNow
16 41 (2.69%) Palo Alto
17 40 (2.63%) Red Hat
18 38 (2.50%) 3PAR